Mandatory Green Power Option for Large Municipal Utilities (Colorado)
Last modified on February 12, 2015.
Rules Regulations Policies Program
|Name||Mandatory Green Power Option for Large Municipal Utilities|
|Incentive Type||Mandatory Utility Green Power Option|
|Applicable Sector||Municipal Utility|
|Eligible Technologies||Anaerobic Digestion, Biomass, Fuel Cells, Hydroelectric, Landfill Gas, Photovoltaics, Wind|
|Energy Category|| Renewable Energy Incentive Programs
|Date added to DSIRE||2007-04-10|
|Last DSIRE Review|| 2013-07-24
Municipal electric utilities serving more than 40,000 customers in Colorado must offer an optional green-power program that allows retail customers the choice of supporting emerging renewable technologies. This policy complements Colorado’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS), which requires municipal utilities serving more than 40,000 customers to use renewable energy and energy recycling to account for 10% of retail sales by 2020.
|Contact Name||Bill Dalton|
|Department||Colorado Public Utilities Commission|
|Address||1560 Broadway, Suite 250|
|Phone|| (303) 894-2908
Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)
|Authority 1:||CRS 40-2-124|
|Date Enacted|| 2007-03-27
|Authority 2:|| 4 CCR 723-3-3653
- Incentive and policy data are reviewed and approved by the N.C. Solar Center's DSIRE project staff.